Congratulations to Durham Rebels Smash who earned silver in the MYBV invitational in Aurora this past Saturday. Smash had a great tournament that had them competing with some of the province’s top-ranked 13U teams. In the gold medal final Smash enjoyed an exciting competition against Leaside Red that went to a 15-13 third set with Leaside prevailing. These two teams are going to push one another to great levels this season – congrats to all teams who displayed amazing volleyball skills and stellar sportsmanship this weekend! Let’s go, Rebels! Smash is coached by Scott Senft and Rob Dyment.
Our rep team tryout schedule is now posted and online registration is open. Register by September 12 and pay just $30 for all tryouts. DRVC now uses Team Snap to manage its registration process. Click on the image below to download the tryout schedule PDF.
Cris is a former professional volleyball player who played in the National League in Europe (Romania) for 17 years as a setter and right-side hitter. He is a Certified Advanced Development Coach (Level II) who also holds his European National Coaching Certificate. In the summer of 2019 Cris was the head coach of the OVA Regional High Performance 14U boys’ bronze medallist team and in 2012 his girls team won the Ontario Provincial and Canadian National Championships. He also holds his provincial level referee certification with Volleyball Canada and the Ontario Volleyball Association. This year, Cris will focus on developing our youngest athletes to help them master the basic fundamentals to raise their game, confidence, and love of the sport! He looks forward to seeing all 2008 and younger athletes at our upcoming tryouts! Don’t forget to sign up online for our next 12U clinic that takes place on Aug 26.